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Sacred Cenote in Chichen Itza

Sacred Cenote, Chichen Itza
Sacred Cenote, Chichen Itza. / Anagoria, Wikimedia Commons / CC BY 3.0

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Human sacrifice site of the ancient Mayan Chichen Itza city. In deposits discovered huge amounts of gold and jade artefacts as well as human remains.

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GPS coordinates
20.6877 N 88.5677 W
Location, address
North America, Mexico, Yucatán, 500 m north from Kukulcan pyramid in Chichen Itza
Sinkholes, Prehistoric and ancient shrines

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